Free! New Babies/New Parents Group
Bring your infant and meet other new parents!
Free for first-time moms and/or dads with babies up to 6 months.
Choose an 8-week evening series offered in the fall or spring.
Each group meets with a professional facilitator and provides a wonderful opportunity to ask questions, share experiences, make new friends, and get some support. Discuss developmental issues, expectations as new parents, changing relationships with family members, child care options, and much more.
once a week for eight evenings at One Wells Ave (Ground Floor), Newton MA. Click here for detailed DIRECTIONS to the Freedman Center. Light meal provided; child care and transportation stipends available.
Click on our online registration button to pre-register for the next series or contact us at 617-332-3666 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click to read more about Group Leader, Anya Dashevsky, Psy.D.
Anya Dashevsky, Psy.D., leads the New Babies/New Parents Group at the Freedman Center, and is an MSPP alum. Anya has worked in different capacities with children and families for over 10 years. She is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Brenner Assessment and Consultation Center, specializing in neuropsychological assessment of young children. As a mother of three young children, Anya understands the joys and challenges inherent in transition to parenthood. She is eager to help new parents navigate this exciting stage in their life.
The Freedman Center as a Training Site
Observation Notice for Families
New Babies/New Parents groups include a light supper plus transportation and childcare stipends, thanks to a generous grant from The Massachusetts Children's Trust Fund.
* Wait Lists
If the group or class for which you would like to register is FULL, please register for the next program offered. To be put on a Wait List for the program or series that is not open, you may email us at email@example.com or call 617-332-3666 x1250 and leave a message for us. When you contact us, please leave your name, which program you want, a phone number, and email address. We will contact you if we are able to accommodate you in the program.